Gerald Thomas

Gerald Thomas is a professor and former head of Memorial University’s Department of Folklore, as well as a professor in the department of French and Spanish.

He is the founder and director of the Center d’Etudes Franco-Terreneuvienns, former co-director of the institute of Folklore Studies in Britain and Canada, and former editor of the journal Canadian Folklore Canadien. He lives in Torbay, Newfoundland.